The results are in and your Vancouver Canucks are officially ________!
Fill it with what you will.
With what happened this past week and Saturday night, the reactions are endless.
Below is the customary list of best AND worst Canucks related writing from all over the interwebz the last few days.
What are the HERMETIC NWSB staff saying?
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What are the LOCAL guys saying?
Province Sports: Ebbett Back in Lineup after Broken Collarbone – The small but feisty winger made his return last night against Calgary and didn’t look any worse for wear. By Jim Jamieson
Province Sports: Canucks’ Assistant GM Gilman Epitomizes Modern Day NHL Exec – Gillis has been great but he wouldn’t be half the GM without his sidekick Laurence Gilman
Vancouver Sun: Samme Pahlsson an Offensive Force? Who’d have thunk it? – The Canucks 3rd line has been dynamite lately and centering that line is newcomer Pahlsson who wasn’t really expected to provide much input on the scoresheet. By Cam Tucker
Pass it to Bulis: VIDEO ~ The Canucks once gave Orland Kurtenback a puppy – Say what? By Harrison Mooney
Nucks Misconduct: Do the Refs Really Put the Whistles Away in the Playoffs? – There seem to be different standards for every part of the season. What gives? By Dan the Stat Man
Smug Nation: 5 Specialists You Didn’t Know the Canucks Employ – Politicians? Actors? A friend of Trevor Linden’s? By Brian Beitz
Canucks Hockey Blog: CHB Luongo PSA – With the Canucks coming out with their Anti-Riot video, CHB kicks it up a notch with these funny photos featuring players begging you not to riot. By Ed Lau
What are the NATIONAL guys saying?
The National Post: Canucks’ Ballard Finally Symptom Free after Concussion – He could be a major piece with the playoffs right around the corner. By Ben Kuzma
The Globe and Mail: Slump a Distant Memory for Canucks – The panic button took a beating but Vancouver’s team is just fine now. By David Ebner
What are the ENEMIES saying?
The Calgary Herald: Flames all but Done after Falling Flat to Avs – Last night’s game against Vancouver didn’t even really matter. It’ s just not been their year. By Scott Cruickshank
The Orange County Register: To Retire or Not to Retire ~ Selanne Speaks – The man is a living Finnish and hockey legend but he’s still producing like a 30 year old at 40+. Does he stick around? By Jeff Miller
The Morning Java will be posted regularly Wednesday and Saturday mornings (with some exceptions) so check us out then to find some of the best local and national Canucks material on the web!